Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford / Banbury on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 October

Start date
17/10/2020  00:00
End date
18/10/2020 
Route affected

CrossCountry between Southampton Central / Reading and  Newcastle / Edinburgh

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Didcot Parkway / Oxford / Great Malvern / Hereford

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

On Saturday, engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford and on Sunday between Didcot Parkway and Banbury.

CrossCountry

On Saturday, buses will replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford.

On Sunday, buses will replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Banbury.

Great Western Railway

Buses will replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford / Banbury

The train service that normally run between the following stations will not run:

  • London Paddington to Oxford.
  • Didcot Parkway and Oxford / Banbury.

 

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey with CrossCountry using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

These changes for Great Western Railway are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.